Hickenlooper Meets With Western States Governors To Discuss DroughtThe governors of 10 Western states, including Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, began a three-day meeting Wednesday in Lake Tahoe to tackle drought and other problems that don't respect state boundaries.
Hickenlooper Appoints Sandoval Chair Of Governors' Education PanelThe National Governors Association has selected Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval to serve as chairman of its Education and Workforce Committee.
Republicans Boost Hispanic Outreach In SouthwestThe Republican Party is expanding its Hispanic outreach in the Southwest, hoping to capitalize on the popularity of its two Hispanic governors in the region and win back a part of the country that has been trending Democratic.
Sandoval Replaces Hickenlooper As Western Governors Group ChairThe Western Governors' Association has selected Nevada Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval as its new chairman.
EPA Promotes Global Warming Proposal To GovernorsThe head of the Environmental Protection Agency promoted proposed clean power plant rules to Western governors Tuesday.
Obama Pitches Wildfire Plan To Western Governors In Colorado SpringsPresident Barack Obama on Monday encouraged a group of governors to support a plan to pay for wildfire suppression, and the proposal got a positive reception from the 10 leaders gathered for an annual summit.
10 Western Governors Meeting In Colorado SpringsTen Western governors are meeting this week in Colorado Springs to discuss issues including the drought and the environment.
Hickenlooper Travels To Vegas To Talk Land Use, FiresLeaders from around the West convened a two-day meeting on Wednesday in Las Vegas to discuss land use, wildfires and environmental conservation.
Navy Veteran From Nevada Among Theater Shooting VictimsJonathan Blunk had high hopes for the future. The 2004 graduate of Reno's Hug High School wanted to become a Navy SEAL.